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Oil Prices Rise On Weaker U.S. Dollar

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Will U.S. Shale Trigger Another Oil Price Crash?

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Oil Dips As Texas Producers Slowly Move To Restore Output

Feb 19, 2021 at 09:05 | Tsvetana Paraskova

Oil prices extended Thursday’s losses into Friday morning as power returned in most of Texas, and oil producers were preparing to begin restoring the output lost during the Texas Freeze.…

Oil Prices Retreat As Deadly Winter Storm Moves East

Feb 18, 2021 at 12:39 | Tsvetana Paraskova

Oil prices gave up earlier gains to trade lower just after noon on Thursday, while the severe winter storms continued to move east, leaving at least 20 people dead and…

This Commodity Super-Cycle Could Be Unlike Anything We’ve Seen Before

Feb 17, 2021 at 18:03 | David Messler

Commodity prices have been on the rise since late in the 3rd quarter of 2020. Signs that the global economy would rebound faster than…

Oil Prices Soar As U.S. Oil Production Plunges 30%

Feb 17, 2021 at 07:18 | Irina Slav

West Texas Intermediate jumped over $60 per barrel after the Polar Vortex that brought unusually cold weather to a large part of the U.S. froze—literally—a third of…

Is This Oil Rally The Start Of Something Much Bigger?

Feb 16, 2021 at 17:51 | Tsvetana Paraskova

Commodities have rallied in recent months, outperforming equity indexes amid expectations of an economic recovery, easy monetary policy, and rising inflation.   The commodity bull run across the board—spearheaded by a…

$100 Oil: Big Banks Believe A New Oil Supercycle Is Beginning

Feb 16, 2021 at 10:56 | Julianne Geiger

Some of the world’s biggest names in oil trading and analyzing can’t seem to get on the same page when it comes to predicting what will happen next for the…

Robust Asian Demand Prompts Middle East Producers To Roll Over Oil Prices

Feb 15, 2021 at 12:05 | Viktor Katona

Caution has given way to the overly optimistic sentiment of late 2020, with most energy agencies cutting their estimates of 2021 crude demand. According to an industry consensus, global crude…

U.S. Oil Prices Jump Above $60 Amid Texas Ice Storms

Feb 15, 2021 at 10:02 | Tsvetana Paraskova

The U.S. benchmark oil price rallied above $60 per barrel early on Monday, the highest price since January last year, as an Arctic winter blast swept through Texas, raising concerns…

Could Oil Prices Break $100 Next Year?

Feb 09, 2021 at 10:10 | Tsvetana Paraskova

Oil prices could go as high as $100 a barrel next year on the back of “very easy monetary policy” and reflation trade, Amrita Sen, chief oil analyst at Energy…

Energy Commodities Rally: Oil Nears $60, Natural Gas Jumps Above $3

Feb 05, 2021 at 11:43 | Tsvetana Paraskova

Oil prices were closing in toward $60 a barrel early on Friday, set for the biggest weekly gain since October, while the U.S. natural gas price jumped above $3 per…

Oil Prices Rally Towards $60

Feb 05, 2021 at 11:23 | Jim Hyerczyk

U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude oil futures rose to their highest levels in nearly a year on Friday with Brent traders zeroing in on the psychological $60 a barrel level…

Trading Giant Gunvor: $60 Could Be The Ceiling For Oil Prices

Feb 05, 2021 at 09:05 | Tsvetana Paraskova

Oil prices are unlikely to soar much above the $60 per barrel mark, considering that this price level would incentivize a lot of oil supply, including from the United States,…

Tighter Oil Markets Send Oil Prices Higher

Feb 01, 2021 at 10:08 | Tsvetana Paraskova

Oil prices rose early on Monday, supported by a risk-on sentiment on the equity markets and expectations that the oil production curbs by OPEC+ and its leader Saudi Arabia would…

IMF Sees Oil Prices Averaging $50 In 2021

Jan 26, 2021 at 14:59 | Tsvetana Paraskova

Oil prices are set to average $50 per barrel for 2021, rising by 20 percent from the average last year, but still well below the average for 2019, the International…

Oil Rises As Physical Market Tightens

Jan 26, 2021 at 10:48 | Tsvetana Paraskova

Oil prices rose early on Tuesday amid signs that the physical supply of crude will tighten over the first quarter and counter concerns about slow vaccine rollouts and Chinese lockdowns.…

Barclays: WTI To Average $52 In 2021

Jan 25, 2021 at 11:02 | Tsvetana Paraskova

Barclays expects the U.S. oil benchmark, WTI Crude, to average $52 per barrel in 2021, raising its outlook by $2 a barrel due to a weaker U.S. dollar and…

Oil Rises On Inauguration Day As Markets Eye Big Stimulus Act

Jan 20, 2021 at 09:02 | Tsvetana Paraskova

Oil prices rose for a second consecutive day on Wednesday, as the market expects the incoming U.S. Administration to “act big” in the next COVID relief package.   As of…

Oil Rises On Expectations Of ‘Big’ U.S. Stimulus Package

Jan 19, 2021 at 11:02 | Tsvetana Paraskova

Oil prices shook off the risk-off trade on Monday and rose early on Tuesday, amid expectations that U.S. Treasury Secretary nominee Janet Yellen will push for a large relief package…

Oil Prices Drop On Stronger Dollar, COVID Resurgence

Jan 18, 2021 at 10:07 | Tsvetana Paraskova

Oil prices dropped early on Monday as a stronger U.S. dollar and many countries still battling rising daily COVID-19 cases weighed on market sentiment at the start of the week.…

Why Oil Will Keep Rising In 2021

Jan 14, 2021 at 17:17 | David Messler

We have seen strong moves higher in the key crude oil benchmarks-WTI, and Brent, in the last several months. This was initiated by the advent of positive news…

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